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DELAMB SparkPoints: (4,837)
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12/4/12 2:49 P

I understand what you are going through. I have 4 day starts at 6 am, I have to get all 4 kids up & ready for school while I am getting ready for work. I take the kids to school (4 different schools) then I have to be at work at 8:30 & don't get off until 5:30, I then have to pick up the younger 2 and go home make supper, help with homework, baths, put them in the bed & then I head to the gym. I get home between 10 & 11 but it is so worth it. I am getting healthy. On weekends we do something as a family & I sometimes skip the gym.

LUANN_IN_PA Posts: 17,407
12/4/12 2:40 P

"If it is really really important to you to get healthy, you WILL find the time. "

So true!

We ALWAYS make time for the things we deem important!

�We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand.�
~ Randy Pausch

"There's a difference between interest and commitment. When you're interested in doing something, you do it only when circumstance permit. When you're committed to something, you accept no excuses, only results."
~ Art Turock

"We have a saying in Tibet: If a problem can be solved, there is no use worrying about it. If it can't be solved, worrying will do no good."
~ 7 Years in T
DIDS70 Posts: 5,368
12/4/12 1:21 P

If it is really really important to you to get healthy, you WILL find the time. Take a walk at work. Exercise while dinner is being made. have your son work out with you. Kids love that kind of thing-- Mommy and son time.

SHADOWSTARR888 SparkPoints: (1,459)
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12/4/12 1:00 P

How do i find the time to do what I need to do? I'm up at 6:30, get my son up and ready and i'm gone by 7. His Granny takes him to school.. I'm at work by 8. I dont leave until 530 and make it home by 7. Then it's homework, dinner, bath and bed for my son by 845. Usually I will nap until my boyfriend gets out around midnight and visit with him for a few hours. Then to bed and I do it all over again. I'm tired just from my day-to-day. I guess I will need to get him to bed and head to the gym instead of sleep. I think I need a multivitamin!

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